The Lambda Chi Alpha Fraternity hosted its annual “Watermelon Bust” philanthropy this past weekend.

The contest was held this past Saturday at Memory Mall and has so far raised 40,000 pounds of food for the North American Food Drive.


According to the event’s Facebook group, “the sorority with the most amount of food raised and donated along with total points will win Watermelon Bust and will be selected to have Pirate WEEK with Lambda Chi in the spring.”

The overall winner of the event was the Alpha Delta Pi sorority, followed by Kappa Kappa Gamma and Zeta Tau Alpha.

The event was sponsored by local organizations, including satirical DC website